Study with Us to Test Your Skills in Progression KiteSurfing
Are you a person who is new to all things kite? Or are you maybe an advanced user who could use some sport lessons in Obidos, Portugal? Whether you want to take a nice kitesurfing beginner course, chat with knowledgeable instructors in a top-notch school, or generally have some fun in water, SOLid has got you covered.Book now
Try an All-Inclusive KiteSurfing Course in Portugal
Sometimes, it may seem all too difficult to find a suitable kitesurfing course or instructor in Portugal. However, with SOLid, you can leave worries about sport lessons in the past. In our school, we spare no expense for you to enjoy one of the best kite training experiences in Obidos. In case you do not have a board, a helmet or a vest yet, the school provides kite surfing equipment for beginners and advanced users alike no matter what type of course you choose.
Care of licenced instructor to make you feel safe and confident
Wetsuits, helmets, walkie-talkies, harnesses and vests are included in the course price
The latest multibrand kitesurfing equipment
Unleash Your Inner Kite Surfer With SOLid – Book Your Lesson Today
Are you a kitesurfing afficionado who cannot live a day without breezy water and warm wind?
Should you be looking for a quality time at the beach, SOLid is at your service.
Thanks to our coaches, you will be able to gain vast kite surfing knowledge, all while having the time of your life at Portugal beaches.
Make sure to contact us to learn how to take your kite surfing skills to the next level!Book now
Learn the 4 Levels of KiteSurfing Courses
From the drop-down list you will find out exactly what you will learn at each stage course
Level 1 - beginner
Level 1 - beginner
We all have to start somewhere, and getting to know your way around water, wind and kites is no exception. In our school, friendly yet strict instructors are there to ensure your efforts during the kite surfing lessons in Portugal will not go unnoticed. Here at SOLid, we are glad to teach you some of the most essential kite surfing skills:
Throughout this comprehensive Portugal kitesurfing course, you'll master:
1. Basic safety regulations for an enjoyable kite surfing experience
2. Controlling a small kite on the beach for you to prepare for water training
3. Kite construction and setup for seamless water launches
4. Skillful kite control on the edge of the wind window
5. Exciting body dragging techniques for smooth navigation
Level 2 - Intermediate
Level 2 - Intermediate
Chances are, you might have attended a fair share of beach lessons in other surfing schools in Obidos, Portugal. Make sure to listen to the kite surfing instructors here at SOLid, and you will be surprised how better you can become at the sport! With us, you can learn the following:
Master these essential kitesurfing skills during the course:
1. Assisted kite launching for a safer and smoother experience
2. Board-assisted body dragging to navigate with ease on the water
3. Water starting with your board and conquering short-distance rides
4. Riding in both directions on the water's surface for versatile control
5. Emergency landing and efficient kite retrieval in the water
Level 3 - Advanced
Level 3 - Advanced
At this stage, you now know how great going faster than the wind in Portugal feels when using a kite. Should you reach out to coaches in our kite surfing school and book a lesson or two, rest assured that you will be able to scratch that itch and enjoy yourself to the fullest. Our instructors are eager to share their knowledge on the following topics:
Refine your kitesurfing expertise during this advanced course:
1. Harnessing the wind to gain and maintain height
2. Achieving the correct body position on your board for seamless control
3. Riding upwind and returning to your starting point with ease
Level 4 - Advanced Plus
Level 4 - Advanced Plus
Suppose you have now conquered many beaches of Obidos, Portugal, and you require no more lessons. Do you believe that you know it all about kite surfing? As our instructors like to say, the sky is the limit in this sport, and we are here to prove that! Make sure to learn some of the most awesome kite surfing tricks, including:
Refine your kitesurfing expertise during this advanced plus course:
1. Jumping and jumping transitions
2. Toe-side riding to gain greater control over your board and kite. Our instructors will help you perfect your toe-side riding technique, enabling you to carve smoothly and confidently in any direction.
3. First back-rolls and front-rolls to add some style to your riding
4. Strapless riding lessons designed to challenge even the most experienced kite riders. We will teach you how to ride unhooked and perform a variety of tricks, including handle-passes, board-offs, and more.
Price list & booking
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Stop Googling “KiteSurfing Near Me” – Learn Where We Train
It is no secret that few people want to settle for an average kitesurfing experience. If you desire to learn from some of the best instructors in Portugal while not breaking the bank, SOLid has got your back. We offer kitesurfing classes at Bom Sucesso or/and at Ponta do Espichel, situated in the south part of Obidos lagoon. Our spots are surely some of the safest places to learn kitesurfing in the area.
Frequently Asked Questions
Absolutely! Regardless of one’s physique, kitesurfing in Portugal is available for people of most ages. All instructors in our school are present throughout the entirety of lessons and are eager to give you a helping hand.
Here at SOLid, client safety comes first. During lesson hours, our coaches are there to support you at every stage of your kitesurfing training. Also, our school employees have previously undergone extensive kitesurfing instructor course and have a medical experience to assist you at any time at the beach in Obidos, Portugal.
Indeed, kitesurfing can sometimes be seen as a high-risk sport, especially when the wind is too strong. However, with the guidance from our experienced instructors, it can be considered one of the safest disciplines out there.
We are proud to train our kitesurfing students in some of the safest spots in Portugal, which is known for its large expanse of shallow water. With SOLid, you will not have to worry about a thing during your kitesurfing lessons. Additionally, we are dedicated to providing a safe and enjoyable learning experience for all our students. Our instructors are certified by the International Training Association for Water Sports and the International Kiteboarding Organization (IKO).
If you are searching for a kitesurfing school that caters to all ages, look no further. At our Obidos lagoon location in Portugal, we welcome students as young as 7 and as old as 70. With constantly evolving kite equipment and safety measures, age is no limit. We also offer introductory lessons for young students to ensure they are ready for more advanced training. However, please keep in mind that a minimum weight of 30 kilograms is required for kitesurf.
No matter what type of course you select, you can expect to receive the necessary training equipment, constant coach guidance to ensure hassle-free lessons, and a kitesurfing certificate upon the course completion. Please note that because of the climate in Portugal, it is highly advisable to bring the following for the best kitesurfing experience:
- a sun lotion,
- a hat,
- sunglasses with a rope,
- a bottle of water,
- a towel.
There are several ways for you to experience quality sunny kitesurfing lessons at Portugal beaches. You are welcome to contact us using our website and giving us a call via WhatsApp. Alternatively, you can reach out to us via our Facebook and Instagram pages. Lastly, you can visit us in person at the following address: Tv. da Ancora 136, 2510-662 Obidos.
The type of course that is right for you depends on your prior experience. In case you are a complete beginner, do not worry – we will start from scratch and guide you every step of the way. For those with some experience, we will tailor the kitesurfing course to your current skill level to help you progress even further.
With SOLid, you will not have to worry about choosing the wrong kitesurfing course. Before the first meeting, we will assess your abilities to make sure you are on the right track. With individualized kitesurfing lessons conducted by our expert instructors, you will quickly determine your skill level, review anything you are unsure about, and move on to the next level with confidence. Whether you are interested in kitesurfing for beginners or want to learn some advanced techniques, we have got you covered.
Do you need help with choosing the best kitesurfing course in Portugal? If so, we are just a phone call or email away!
While group kitesurfing courses are a fun way to learn with a partner, family member or friend, individual training is often considered the best solution for faster progress. With an instructor and equipment available at all times, private kitesurfing lessons allow for more focused attention on your skills. In a group course, classes are held with two people and one set of equipment, offering the chance to observe and analyze your partner's exercises. Plus, you can take a break while your kite surfing partner performs a task.
When it comes to group kitesurfing training, we understand that not everyone has a partner to join the course with. However, if you are interested in joint classes but do not currently have a companion, we may find you a suitable kite surfing partner. Whether you decide to pick group or individual kitesurfing lessons, you can switch to either mode at any time.
At SOLid, we want to make sure you make the most out of your kitesurfing training. We offer 2 to 3 hours of classes per day, which we believe is the perfect amount of time to make progress and have fun. Also, with favorable weather conditions, a 3–5 days’ time is sufficient to complete the entire kitesurfing course.
We fully understand that everyone has different schedules. Thus, we offer flexible hours and will work with you to find the best time for your kitesurfing lessons. Just give us a heads up in advance so we can plan the meetings accordingly. Looking forward to seeing you on the water!
At our kitesurfing school, we are all about adventure, fun, and embracing the outdoors. We do not believe in limiting our season to just a few months. For this reason, we offer year-round kitesurf lessons and activities.
Even if the wind is too strong, there is nothing to worry about. Aside from kitesurfing, we offer plenty of other activities, such as hiking, windsurfing, and mountain biking. For those who want to take their skills to the next level and explore new destinations, we organize kitesurfing holidays for beginners and advanced users alike.
Keep an eye on our website and social media pages, like our Facebook page, to stay up-to-date on the latest kite news and events in Portugal!
We would love to have you with us for a kitesurfing course, and we recommend booking at least two days in advance to secure your spot. However, please keep in mind that we may have a higher demand during holidays and weekends, so make sure to book your kite surfing lessons in advance.
At SOLid, we understand that sometimes the weather can be unpredictable, and the conditions may not be suitable for kitesurf. If this happens, we will do our best to accommodate your schedule and move your lesson to a later time if possible. We always keep an eye on the forecast, and if it looks like the weather will improve later in the day, we may postpone the kitesurfing session until then. Otherwise, we may reschedule the meeting to ensure the wind is strong enough. After all, our goal is to ensure that you have a fun and safe kitesurfing experience, so we are here to work with you to find the best solution.
With SOLid, there is no need to worry about finding a spot or walking far distances. Parking space is available in front of our villa or at the designated kitesurf lesson locations for your convenience.